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Tau Station Player's Guide

Unofficial player's guide to Tau Station

Careers

Business: Trader

Primary stat: Social
Secondary stat: Stamina

Name Bonus Stat Area Illegal Dangerous
Help a customer 3 social Market    
Stock the shelves 3 stamina Market    
Attract customers 5 social Market    
Set up a kiosk 5 stamina Market    
Hawk stolen goods 6 social Ruins    
Sell illegal stims 15 social Anywhere  
Work in sales 15 social Market    
Steal from the safe 62 agility Market  
Run the store for the day 48 stamina Market    
Record a holo-vid commercial 19 social Market    
Supervise staff 15 social Market    
Negotiate a supply deal 93 social Port    
Manage the store during a sale 111 stamina Market    
Cook the books 155 intelligence Anywhere  
Negotiate for goods from another station 130 social Port    
Receive a delivery 170 social Port    
Shortchange a ship captain 190 social Port  
Attend a merchant meeting 199 stamina Market    
Buy a shipment of contraband 255 social Ruins  
Create an intersystem distribution plan 270 stamina Anywhere    
Negotiate a trade agreement 320 social Market    

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Criminal: Opportunist

Primary stat: Agility Secondary stat: Social

Name Bonus Stat Area Illegal Dangerous
Pick some pockets 3 agility Anywhere  
Listen for information about easy marks 3 social Anywhere    
Rob a wealthy mark 5 agility Anywhere
Ask the local merchants who their best customers are 5 social Market    
Distract the guards 6 social Market    
Mug a local 15 agility Anywhere
Participate in a con job 15 social Anywhere  
Practice picking locks 19 agility Anywhere    
Sneak into a kiosk 15 agility Market  
Lead a crew of thieves 49 social Market
Rob a residence 48 agility Residences  
Sell fake shuttle tickets 111 social Port  
Organize a counterfeit credchips ring 155 social Anywhere  
Produce counterfeit rations vouchers 93 intelligence Government Center  
Pull a con job 62 social Anywhere  
Help hijack a cargo shipment 170 agility Port
Sell contraband 130 social Market    
Break into a high security area 255 agility Market  
Hack into a bank terminal 199 intelligence Bank  
Hijack a starship 175 agility Port  
Organize a heist 190 social Anywhere  

(the data about which tasks are illegal and dangerous are known to be incomplete)

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Law: Embassy Staff

Primary stat: Social
Secondary stat: Stamina

Name Bonus Stat Area Illegal Dangerous
Stamp visa forms 5 stamina Gaule Embassy    
Work as a door greeter 6 social Gaule Embassy    
Data entry 5 stamina Anywhere    
Deliver a list of flagged visas to port authorities 3 agility Port    
Interview visa applicants about their backgrounds 3 social Gaule Embassy    
Check visas 15 social Anywhere    
Threaten to deport someone 15 strength Anywhere  
Question visa applicants about suspicious information 15 social Gaule Embassy    
Help plan for a dignitary’s visit 48 social Gaule Embassy    
Interview new arrivals 49 social Port    
Hack the database 62 intelligence Gaule Embassy  
Write a detailed immigration report 19 stamina Anywhere    
Forge poll results 111 intelligence Anywhere  
Conduct a policy poll 93 social Anywhere    
Accept bribe from a local business 170 social Market  
Attend a state dinner with your supervisor 130 social Government Center    
Write a detailed economic report 155 stamina Anywhere    
Write a detailed policy proposal 175 stamina Anywhere    
Attend a diplomatic meeting 190 social Government Center    
Show a visiting dignitary around the station 270 social Port    
Misuse your influence 320 social Anywhere  
Write press releases 199 social Anywhere    
Mediate conflicts 255 social Anywhere    
Negotiate a better deal for your station 61.08 stamina Market    
Sell classified information 79.03 social Anywhere  

(the data about which tasks are illegal and dangerous are known to be incomplete)

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Medicine: Cloning Specialist

Primary stat: Intelligence
Secondary stat: Strength

Name Bonus Stat Area Illegal Dangerous
Inspect a clone tank 3 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Drain a clone tank 3 strength Cloning Vats    
Sift organic refuse 6 strength Cloning Vats    
Sterilize pod fluids 5 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Contaminate recycled fluids 5 intelligence Cloning Vats  
Move the tanks to clean behind them 19 strength Cloning Vats    
Interview a new client 15 social Anywhere    
Sabotage a clone tank 15 intelligence Cloning Vats  
Repair a clone tank 15 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Sneak anti-growth hormones into the nutrient pastes 62 agility Cloning Vats  
Prepare nutrient pastes for alt-genotypes 48 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Prepare nutrient paste for baseline clones 49 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Rearrange the clone tank layout 93 strength Cloning Vats    
Create a clone with supervision 111 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Create a clone 175 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Dispose of a clone 155 strength Cloning Vats  
Sabotage the hoses of a tank 130 strength Cloning Vats  
Leak clone center files 170 intelligence Anywhere  
Administer an accelerant dose 190 agility Cloning Vats    
Calculate clone accelerant dosage 199 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Complete the clone center’s payroll 255 stamina Anywhere    
Create a premium clone 270 intelligence Cloning Vats    
Embezzle from the clone center 320 intelligence Bank  

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Special Services: Operative

Primary stat: Agility
Secondary stat: Intelligence

Name Bonus Stat Area Illegal Dangerous
Listen for leads 3 agility Anywhere    
Make an intel report 3 intelligence Security    
Make false reports 5 intelligence Security    
Analyze camera footage 5 intelligence Security    
Alter camera footage 15 agility Security  
Monitor an SEC terminal 6 intelligence Security    
Guard the brig 15 strength Brig    
Go on patrol 15 agility Anywhere    
Plant listening bugs 19 agility Anywhere    
Solicit a bribe from suspects 48 social Anywhere  
Apprehend a suspect 49 agility Anywhere    
Follow suspects 62 agility Anywhere  
Leak security plans 111 intelligence Anywhere  
Investigate a suspect 93 agility Anywhere    
Raid a residence 155 strength Residences  
Raid an illegal water harvesting operation 130 agility Ruins  
Infiltrate the embassy 175 agility Gaule Embassy  
Work undercover 170 social Anywhere    
Blackmail a high ranking administrator 255 intelligence Government Center  
Eliminate a target 270 agility Anywhere  
Conduct an internal affairs investigation 199 intelligence Security    
Create a security plan 190 intelligence Security    

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Technologist: Port Technician

Primary stat: Stamina
Secondary stat: Strength

Name Bonus Stat Area Illegal Dangerous
Scrub rust off a ship 3 stamina Port    
Polish a ship 3 stamina Port    
Refuel a ship 5 strength Port  
Cut the fuel with another liquid 5 intelligence Port  
Mix batches of fuel 6 stamina Port  
Falsify departure permissions 15 social Port  
Run pre-flight checks 15 stamina Port    
Inspect Cargo 15 intelligence Port    
Study repair manuals 19 stamina Anywhere    
Make supervised repairs 48 strength Port    
Repair a ship 49 strength Port    
Run a full-ship diagnostic 93 stamina Port    
Sell ship parts on the side 111 agility Ruins  
Train a tiresome apprentice 62 stamina Port    
Install heavy research equipment 170 strength Port    
Install a navigation system 130 stamina Port    
Update a ship’s star map 155 intelligence Port    
Supervise a hull replacement 190 strength Port  
Perform hull integrity tests 175 stamina Port    
Design a ship 255 intelligence Anywhere    
Design an illegal ship 320 intelligence Anywhere  
Haul materials from a decommissioned ship off to be sold 270 strength Port    
Supervise the construction of a ship 199 stamina Shipyard    
Supervise the construction of an illegal ship 79.97 social Shipyard  

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